The operations intern will assist with maintenance and repair of buildings, grounds, equipment, and other facilities consistent with Gravatt’s mission and established policies and procedures. Primary duties may include:
- Assisting with regular maintenance and upkeep of buildings and grounds, including but not limited to routine duties such as lawn care, minor repairs, painting, trash removal, recycling, etc.
- Caring for animals
- Completing special projects
- Setting up for conference groups
- Serving as a conference group host (rotating schedule)
Other related duties may be assigned based on Gravatt’s needs and the interests of the intern. Applicant must enjoy working outdoors and be able to lift 50 pounds. Applications
Gravatt internships are designed to introduce young adults to a nonprofit camp and conference center work environment, providing the opportunity to decide if this type of work is a possible career path. Interns at Gravatt also acquire valuable supplementary skills during their service period and make contact with potential future employers within and outside of camp and conference ministry. The Gravatt internship is a perfect opportunity for high school graduates, new college graduates, and college students taking a year off to determine their vocational path. At the start of the service period, each intern sets personal goals with their supervisor to make the experience as mutually beneficial as possible.
Service Period: September 1st, 2016 – May 30th, 2017
Work Schedule: Average 40 hours per week; some evening and weekend work required
Remuneration: $450/month stipend + room and board
All applicants must be motivated, organized, polite, trustworthy, flexible, able to complete tasks in a timely manner with little supervision, and interested in working in a faith-based environment. Living on site is required. High school diploma is required.
Applications may be obtained on our website: www.campgravatt.org. To apply, submit cover letter, application, resume, and contact information for three professional references to email@example.com.